Local nonprofits have until Nov. 2 to apply for $50,000 in grant money, the city says.

Sandy Springs will hold a training session at 1 p.m. on Oct. 9 to help interested nonprofits prepare a competitive application, according to the meeting announcement. The meeting will be held at City Council Chambers located at 7840 Roswell Road, Building 500.

To view the applications and see instructions on how to complete them, visit http://www.sandyspringsga.gov/ServingSandySprings.

Applications will be accepted no later than 5 p.m. on Nov. 2.

Dan Whisenhunt wrote for Reporter Newspapers from 2011-2014. He is the founder and editor of Decaturish.com